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Faculty Publications

Recent and past publications by members of the Economics Department are listed. The date headings below refer to one year's output, starting July 1 and ending June 30.

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CAMARGO, B.

Camargo, B. 2007. Good News and Bad News in Two-Armed Bandits. Journal of Economic Theory 135 (1): 558-566.

DAVIES, J. B.

Davies, J. B. (Editor). 2008. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques. 34 (1 and 2). pp. 1-280.

Davies, J. B., M. G. Kocher, and M. Sutter. 2008. Economics Research in Canada: A Long-Run Assessment of Journal Publications. Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue Canadienne d’Economique 41 (1): 22-45.

Zhang, J., J. B. Davies, J. Zeng, and S. McDonald. 2008. Optimal Taxation in a Growth Model with Public Consumption and Home Production. Journal of Public Economics 92 (3-4): 885-896.

Davies, J. B. (Editor). 2007. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques. 33 (3 and 4). pp. 285-521.

Davies, J. B., and M. Hoy. 2007. Progressivity Implications of Public Health Insurance Funding in Canada. Equity. 1st ed. P.J. Lambert. Research on Economic Inequality; 15. Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier JAI. 133-167.

KASAHARA, H.

Kasahara, H., and J. Rodrigue. 2008. Does the Use of Imported Intermediates Increase Productivity? Plant-Level Evidence. Journal of Development Economics 87 (1): 106-118.

KNIGHT, J. L.

Knight, J. L., and S. Satchell. 2008. Testing for Infinite Order Stochastic Dominance with Applications to Finance, Risk and Income Inequality. Journal of Economics and Finance 32 (1): 35-46.

LAIDLER, D. E. W.

Estrin, S., D. E. W. Laidler, and M. Dietrich. 2008. Microeconomics. 5th ed. Harlow, United Kingdom: FT Prentice Hall. pp. xxiv, 554. Updated edition of S. Estrin, D.E.W. Laidler, and M. Dietrich Introduction to Microeconomics, 4th ed.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2008. Boyd, Walter (1754-1837). The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Volume 1. 2nd ed. S. N. Durlauf, and L. E. Blume. Houndmills, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. 534. Also published in electronic format in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2008. Food and Energy Prices: Why the Bank of Canada Should Remain Focused on the CPI. C.D. Howe Institute e-brief. April 21. pp. 4.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2008. Fixing the Exchange Rate: Still a Bad Idea. C.D. Howe Institute e-brief. January 10. pp. 3.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2008. Keynesian Revolution. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Volume 4. 2nd ed. S. N. Durlauf, and L. E. Blume. Houndmills, United Kingdom. 726-731. Also published in electronic format in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2008. Thornton, Henry (1760-1815). The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Volume 8. 2nd ed. S. N. Durlauf, and L. E. Blume. Houndmills, United Kingdom. 263-266. Also published in electronic format in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online.

Laidler, D. E. W., and W. Robson 2008. The Bank of Canada Is as Powerful as Ever; Despite the Current Financial Dangers, It Will Continue to Influence Short-Term Interest Rates. The Globe and Mail January 18: A17. Comment section.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2007. Better Late Than Never: Towards a Systematic Review of Canada’s Monetary Policy Regime. C.D. Howe Institute Commentary; 252. Toronto, Ontario: C.D. Howe Institute. pp. 13. Monetary Policy.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2007. Monetary Policy and Its Theoretical Foundations (Chapter 2). Open Market Operations and Financial Markets. 1st ed. D.G. Mayes, and J. Toporowski. London, United Kingdom: Routledge. 14-31.

Laidler, D. E. W. 2007. Review of Business Cycle Theory: Selected Texts, 1860-1939, Part 2, edited by M. Boianovsky. History of Political Economy 39 (2): 321-324.

LOCHNER, L.

Heckman, J. J., L. Lochner, and P. E. Todd. 2008. Earnings Functions and Rates of Return. Journal of Human Capital 2 (1): 1-31.

Lochner, L. 2008. Intergenerational Transmission. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Volume 4. 2nd ed. S.N. Durlauf, and L.E. Blume. Houndmills, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. 413-417. Also published electronic format in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online.

Belley, P., and L. Lochner. 2007. The Changing Role of Family Income and Ability in Determining Educational Achievement. Journal of Human Capital 1 (1): 37-89.

MACGEE, J.

Amaral, P., and J. MacGee. 2007. The Great Depression in Canada and the United States: A Neoclassical Perspective. Great Depressions of the Twentieth Century. 1st ed. T.J. Kehoe, and E.C. Prescott. Minneapolis, Minnesota: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. 85-111. Preliminary version was presented at the Great Depressions of the Twentieth Century Conference, held at the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis in October 2000.

PARKIN, M.

Parkin, M. 2008. Adaptive Expectations. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Volume 1. 2nd ed. S. N. Durlauf, and L. E. Blume. Houndmills, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. 15-16. Also published in electronic format in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online.

Parkin, M. 2008. Economics. 8th U.S. ed. Boston, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley. pp. 888. Includes MyEconLab multimedia resource.Parkin, M., M. Powell, and K. Matthews. 2008. Economics. 7th European ed. Harlow, United Kingdom. pp. xliii, 830. Includes MyEconLab multimedia resource.

Parkin, M., M. Powell, and K. Matthews. 2008. Economics. 7th European ed. Harlow, United Kingdom. pp. xliii, 830. Includes MyEconLab multimedia resource.

Parkin, M. 2008. Inflation. The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Volume 4. 2nd ed. S. N. Durlauf, and L. E. Blume. Houndmills, United Kindom: Palgrave Macmillan. 293-302. Also published in electronic format in The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics Online.

Parkin, M. 2008. Macroeconomics. 8th U.S. ed. Boston, Massachusetts: Addison- Wesley. xxxviii, 426, G8, I10, C1. Includes MyEconLab multimedia resource.

Parkin, M. 2008. Microeconomics. 8th U.S. ed. Boston, Massachusetts: Addison-Wesley. pp. xxxix, 488, G8, I11, C1. Includes MyEconLab multimedia resource.

SICULAR, T.

Gustafsson, B. A., L. Shi, and T. Sicular (Editors). 2008. Inequality and Public Policy in China. 1st ed. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. pp. xviii, 364.

Gustafsson, B., L. Shi, and T. Sicular. 2008. Inequality and Public Policy in China: Issues and Trends (Chapter 1). Inequality and Public Policy in China. 1st ed. B.A. Gustaffson, L. Shi, and T. Sicular. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. 1-34.

Gustafsson, B., L. Shi, T. Sicular, and Y. Ximing. 2008. Income Inequality and Spatial Differences in China, 1988, 1995, and 2002 (Chapter 2). Inequality and Public Policy in China. 1st ed. B.A. Gustafsson, L. Shi, and T. Sicular. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. 35-60.

Heston, A., and T. Sicular. 2008. China and Development Economics (Chapter 2). China’s Great Economic Transformation. 1st ed. L. Brandt, and T.G. Rawski. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. 27-67.

Sicular, T., Y. Ximing, B. Gustafsson, and L. Shi. 2008. The Urban-Rural Income Gap and Income Inequality in China (Chapter 2). Understanding Inequality and Poverty in China: Methods and Applications. 1st ed. G.Wan. Studies in Development Economics and Policy. Houndmills, United Kingdom: Palgrave Macmillan. 30-71. Published in association with the World Institute for Development Economics Research of the United Nations University (UNU-WIDER).

Ximing, Y., T. Sicular, L. Shi, and B. Gustafsson. 2008. Explaining Incomes and Inequality in China (Chapter 4). Inequality and Public Policy in China. 1st ed. B.A. Gustafsson, L. Shi, and T. Sicular. Cambridge, United Kingdom: Cambridge University Press. 88-117.

Gustafsson, B., L. Shi, and T. Sicular. 2007. Polarisering i Mittens Rike: Standardhöjning, Ekonomiska Klyftor och Fattigdom i Kina. Ekonomisk Debatt 7/2007: 56-67. Translates from the Swedish as “Polarization in the Celestial Empire: Increased Well-Being, Economic Disparities and Poverty in China”.

STINEBRICKNER, T. R.

Stinebrickner, R., and T. R. Stinebrickner. 2008. The Causal Effect of Studying on Academic Performance. The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy 8 (1) (Frontiers), Article 14: 1-53.

SUSSMAN, N.

Lavi, Y., and N. Sussman. 2007. The Phillips Curve in Israel. Israel Economic Review 5 (1): 93-109.

Mauro, P., N. Sussman, and Y. Yafeh. 2007. Emerging Markets and Financial Globalization: Sovereign Bond Spreads in 1870-1913 and Today. 1st paperback ed. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press. pp. xiv, 193. First published in 2006. New preface to the paperback edition.

WHALLEY, J.

Huang, H., and J. Whalley. 2008. Baumol-Tobin and the Welfare Costs of National Security Border Delays. Economics Letters 99 (2): 290-292.

Illing, G., R. van der Ploeg, E. Sadka, and J. Whalley (Editors). 2008. CESifo Economic Studies 54 (1 and 2). pp. 1-324.

Li, Y., J. Whalley, S. Zhang, and X. Zhao. 2008. Higher Educational Transformation in China and Its Global Implications. The Centre for International Governance Innovation Policy Brief 3: 1-6.

Whalley, J. 2008. Recent Regional Agreements: Why So Many, Why So Much Variance in Form, Why Coming So Fast, and Where Are They Headed? The World Economy 31 (4): 517-532.

Ghosh, M., and J. Whalley. 2007. Endogenous Effort and Intersectoral Labour Transfers Under Industrialization. Journal of Economic Integration 22 (3): 461-481.

Whalley, J. and X. Xin. 2007. China and Foreign Direct Investment. Brookings Trade Forum 2007 (1): 61-103.

Whalley, J., and S. Zhang. 2007. A Numerical Simulation Analysis of (Hukou) Labour Mobility Restrictions in China. Journal of Development Economics 83 (2): 392-410.

ZHONG, H.

Zhong, H. 2007. Equity in Pharmaceutical Utilization in Ontario: A Cross-Section and Over Time Analysis. Canadian Public Policy/Analyse de Politiques 33 (4): 487-507.